From this evocative title comes a powerful novel set in the city of Glasgow in 1939. This is indeed a bleak stage, and yet how does this title, with its implication of freedom and flight, meld with a depressed city at the outbreak of war? The main character, a journalist, finds that a glimpse of wild geese catalyses the development of his thinking on various levels - social, political and psychological. The contrast of urban and rural life, characteristically penetrating dialogue, remarkable insight, physical violence...all ...

Wild Geese Overhead 2002, Whittles

ISBN-13: 9781870325943

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Wild Geese Overhead 1991, Chambers, London

ISBN-13: 9780550225207

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